Developing 21st Century Learners Using Digital Tools

TECHNOLOGY SUPPORTS OUR CURRICULAR GOALS - IT
IS NOT AN "ADD-ON".

We don't "teach technology" we use it seamlessly to support meeting our instructional goals!

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WHAT DO PK-5 STUDENTS NEED TO KNOW AND DO WITH TECHNOLOGY?

NORTH CAROLINA'S ESSENTIAL SKILLS FOR INFORMATION AND TECHNOLOGY (2009)

FIVE CORE AREAS

SI: Sources of Information
IN: Informational Text TT: Technology as a Tool
RP: Research Process
SE: Safety and Ethical Issues

WHAT MIGHT THIS LOOK LIKE IN OUR CLASSROOMS?

PK-2 Technology Examples

3-5 Technology Examples

Common Core State Standards Grade 1 Math:
Measurement & Data

1.MD.4 Represent and interpret data.

Organize, represent, and interpret data with up to three categories, ask and answer questions about the total number of data points, how many in each category, and how many more or less are in one category than in another.

Common Core State Standards Grade 5 Math:
Geometry

5.G.2 Graph points on the coordinate plane to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

Represent real world and mathematical problems by graphing points in the first quadrant of the coordinate plane, and interpret coordinate values of points in the context of the situation.